November 25, 1948 - January 27, 2017
Passed away peacefully in his sleep on Friday, January 27, 2017, after a long battle with cancer and kidney failure.
He served in the US Navy aboard the aircraft carriers USS <em>Yorktown</em> and USS <em>Coral Sea</em>; served three tours of duty in Vietnam. Working forty-one years for the US Government in the Department of Defense, and retired as the Deputy Director of ATAC at Point Loma Naval base.
Survived by his wife Gina; daughter Rachelle Clemens, God-daughter Theresa Egurrola, and his grandson Dustin Clemens.
Services for Russell McCollough
- February 2, 2017
Interment with full Military Honors will be held at Miramar National Cemetery on Thursday, February 2, 2017, commencing at 9:00a.m. In lieu of flowers family request donations be made to the American Cancer Society .
- Funeral: 9 a.m.